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Chapter Overview 14 January 2010 North Star Chapter 1 Tonights Schedule 6:15 PM – Registration, Networking, Pizza 6:45 PM – Welcome and Chapter Overview Mark Elpers, Chapter President 7:00 PM – Leveraging Certification – Individually and for Your Organization Dave Walden, INCOSE Certification Advisory Group PM 8:30 PM – Adjourn
Chapter Overview 14 January 2010 North Star Chapter 2 Program Themes Chapter Calendar Chapter Organization Chapter Communications INCOSE Event Calendar SE Certification Job Opportunities Applicable Project Life Cycle Phase Attendance Donations Speaker Introduction Overview Agenda
Chapter Overview 14 January 2010 North Star Chapter Program Themes 1. How SE Helps You Survive in a Down Economy 2. Practical Applications of SE 3. SE World Wide 4. How is SE Good for Me?
Chapter Overview 14 January 2010 North Star Chapter 4 14 January:Leveraging Certification – Individually and for Your Organization (Dave Walden/Sysnovation) Medtronic 18 February:SE Applied to the 35W/62 Interchange (MnDOT) Boston Scientific - Maple Grove 9 March:System Engineering – Requirements and Analysis for System of Systems (Ken Hoyme - Joint Meeting with IEEE) Boston Scientific - Arden Hills 15 April: The Dual-V Model (Kevin Forsberg) BAE Systems 13 May:Review of Student Design Projects and Their Use of SE Wayzata High School 10 June:Dry run of papers for INCOSE 2010 plus a special report on University Education Programs in SE University of St Thomas 2010 Calendar
Chapter Overview 14 January 2010 North Star Chapter 5 8 July:Summer Social & IS 2010 Debrief Venue TBD 12 August:Risk and Project Management (Hornbacher & Associates) Lockheed 9 September:SE in Operating Systems City Water Works Tour 14 October:SE in the Production Process Ford Assembly Plant Tour 11 November: Architecture & MBSE Medtronic 9 December:Holiday Party Venue TBD 2010 Calendar
Chapter Overview 14 January 2010 North Star Chapter 2010 Chapter Organization INCOSE Certification Advisory Group (CAG) Eileen Arnold – Chair CAG Project Manager Dave Walden Contact Eileen Arnold Systems Science SE Technical Process Architecture SE Management Process Requirements Risk SE Support Processes Measurement Modeling & Tools Specialty Engineering Application Sectors President Mark Elpers Secretary Bob Hunter Treasurer John Palmer Dir. Industry Mark Feitel President Elect Paul Frenz Past President Neill Radke John Palmer Dir. Acad/Govt Neill Radke North Star Leadership Communication Eileen Arnold Technical Operations
Chapter Overview 14 January 2010 North Star Chapter Communication North Star Chapter Web Site: North Star Newsletter – The Integrator –December 2009 issue viewable/downloadable on line North Star Chapter Meeting Information –Charts from past meetings are viewable and downloadable on the website
Chapter Overview 14 January 2010 North Star Chapter 8 Event Calendar Details Feb 7-10, 2010: 2010 International Workshop (Phoenix) Mar 17-19, 2010: 8th Annual Conference on SE Research (New York) April 17, 2010: North Star Chapter Spring Tutorial, Project Management & SE, Kevin Forsberg (Location: BAE Systems) Jul 11-15, 2010: INCOSE International Symposium (Chicago) Oct 4-6, 2010: 4th Asia-Pacific Conference on SE (Keelung, Taiwan)
Chapter Overview 8 May 2008 North Star Chapter Chapter Overview 14 January 2010 Professional Certification Program International Council on Systems Engineering has established a multi-level Professional Certification Program to provide a formal method for recognizing the knowledge and experience of systems engineers, regardless of where they may be in their career.
Chapter Overview 14 January 2010 North Star Chapter For posting or seeking job opportunities: Go to: –Select Education and Careers –Select Post a Job –Create an account –Post job openings –Select View Jobs to see the listings Job Opportunities 10
Chapter Overview 14 January 2010 North Star Chapter ISO Project Life Cycle Stakeholder Requirements Definition VerificationRequirements Analysis Transition Architectural Design Validation Implementation Operation Integration Maintenance Disposal Project PlanningProject Assessment Project Control Decision MakingRisk ManagementConfiguration Management Information Management Stakeholder Requirements Definition VerificationRequirements Analysis Transition Architectural Design Validation Implementation Operation Integration Maintenance Disposal Enterprise Environment Management System Life Cycle Process Management Quality Management Resource ManagementInvestment Management Supply Acquisition
Chapter Overview 14 January 2010 North Star Chapter 12 Why sign in? For the past several years we have had the chapter incentive program to encourage attendance at our meetings. For 2010, two $25 gift certificates for any Restaurant will be awarded to every member attending six or more regular meetings or who brings one new member into the chapter. (Note – You must be a member in good standing for the entire year to qualify) For guests or members attending for the first time, this also insures your notification by of all subsequent events. Attendance BE SURE AND SIGN THE ATTENDANCE LIST! PLEASE WRITE SO WE CAN READ IT!!
Chapter Overview 14 January 2010 North Star Chapter Attendance at our meetings continues to grow…but so does the cost of Pizza We will continue to have networking time and serve appetizers and soft drinks We ask that you help us by making a voluntary donation You decide if and the amount and place it in the gold box (any amount helps) 13 Many thanks, your response to date has been most helpful Donations
Chapter Overview 14 January 2010 North Star Chapter David D. Walden, CSEP, is co-owner and principal consultant for Sysnovation, LLC, a company he formed in 2006 focused on Systems Engineering consulting and education that is based out of Shakopee, Minnesota, USA. At Sysnovation, Dave has assisted numerous clients in SE consulting and training/course development. He has served as an independent reviewer, major review (e.g., PDR, CDR) coordinator, SE Subject Matter Expert (SME), and process consultant. He has created and taught numerous SE courses and tutorials, including a distance learning on-line variant of an SE Principles course. Previously, Dave was with General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems for 13 years and worked at McDonnell Aircraft Company for 10 years. Dave is currently the Program Manger of the INCOSE Certification Program and also serves as the INCOSE liaison to ISO/IEC JTC1/SC7 Working Groups 10, 20, and 22. He has an M.S. in Management of Technology (MOT) from the University of Minnesota, an M.S. in Electrical Engineering and an M.S. in Computer Science from Washington University in St. Louis, and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Valparaiso University in Indiana. Dave Walden 14